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The sensing, thinking, moving body is the basis of our experience in the world; it is the very foundation on which... see more

This course examines the nature of attitudes, beliefs, and values, and the influences which indiviudals' attitudes have... see more

This RLO is part of "Research methods" module. This module is designed primarily for students taking sport-related... see more

Created by authors Mike Lestik, Scott Plous and Geoffrey Urbaniak of the Social Psychology Network, this "Research... see more

This class examines the relationship between a number of mind-altering substances and cultural processes. We look at the... see more

This course introduces scholarly debates about sexual identities, gender identities and expressions, and sexual... see more

Can law change human behavior to be less environmentally damaging? Law will be examined through case histories including:... see more

Negative Reinforcement University (NRU) was conceptualized by a team of four students and one faculty at Scottsdale... see more

The National Institute on Aging (NIA) Demography Centers website contains a wealth of resources and data on aging. The... see more

This course provides an overview of major works of social thought from the beginning of the modern era through the 1920s.... see more

How can the individual be at once cause and consequence of society, a unique agent of social action and also a social... see more

This course develops logical, empirically based arguments using statistical techniques and analytic methods. Elementary... see more

This graduate seminar examines civic engagement in international, national and local environmental governance. We will... see more

This is an online course from MIT's Open Courseware initiative. "Environmental Politics & Policy" explores the workings... see more

This class has been reorganized to focus primarily on the War in Iraq. As in previous years, the class still examines war... see more

We begin by considering briefly the evolution of the family, its cross-cultural variability, and its history in the West.... see more

Americans have historically preferred to think of the United States in classless terms, as a land of economic opportunity... see more

How — and why — do people seek to capture everyday life on film? What can we learn from such films? This course... see more

This course uses the study of rhetoric as an opportunity to offer instruction in critical thinking. Through extensive... see more

TV programs such as "Law and Order" show how forensic experts are called upon to give testimony that often determines the... see more

This course surveys questions about human behavior and mental life ranging from how you see to why you fall in love. The... see more

This course provides an introduction to important philosophical questions about the mind, specifically those that are... see more

An advanced seminar on issues of current interest in human and machine vision. Topics vary from year to year. This year,... see more

What are the circuits, mechanisms and representations that permit the recognition of a visual scene from just one glance?... see more